The United Kingdom has recently updated a number of the requirements that tourists must complete in order to enter the country. Ghana is not exempt from these additional requirements, which must be met before a visa may be issued. With all this requirements one needs to make payment when applying for visa.
Follow this guide to learn how to apply for UK visa in Ghana.
Applying For UK Visa From Ghana
The visa applications can be available on the UKVisa Official website. You’ll need to create a user account before downloading the application forms. Print the form when you’ve finished it and sign it. The system will send you an email with a GWF reference, which is your application number; keep it safe. Mail your other documents to the High Commission with the attachments. Make sure to schedule an interview on the official UKVisa website.
How Long It Takes To Get UK Visa In Ghana
When an applicant submits their application and biometrics to UKVAC Movenpick Ambassador Hotel, Emporium Building, 1st floor, Accra, Ghana, the UK visa processing time begins. Indeed, for more than 90% of non-settlement visa applications, the UK visa processing period from Ghana is normally within 10-15 working days. However, for an uncomplicated case, the UK visa Ghana priority timetable is 5-7 working days. Only a few Ghanaian visit visa applications take more than six weeks, or thirty working days, to be processed.
For example, 93 percent of UK tourist, Tier 4 student, and Tier 5 work visa applications from Accra, Ghana were processed within 10-15 working days in February 2020. Furthermore, all Tier 2 work visa applications are processed within thirty days. In addition, 91 percent of EEA family permits are processed in less than six weeks. Similarly, all long-term, tourist, and family visitor visa applications from Ghana were processed within 15 working days in January 2020. In addition, the majority of non-settlement visa applications are processed within 10-15 business days.
How much is UK visa fee in Ghana 2022
For various sorts of applications, Ghanaians must pay varying visa fees in the United Kingdom. Clearly, the Home Office only revises the application charges once a year. As a result, the Home Office Fees in GBP are usually consistent throughout the year. The UK Visa Fees in Ghanaian Cedi (GH) may fluctuate throughout the year due to exchange rate variations. Furthermore, the exchange rate utilised in this post to calculate application charges is GH5/50 to a US$. Ghanaian nationals applying for a visa in the United Kingdom must clearly pay the online application fees in US dollars.
However, the majority of applicants want to know what the equivalent in Ghanaian Cedi (GH) is. As a result, this post provides the following information on the current cost of a UK visa from Ghana in 2021: Ghanaian Cedi (GH) and US Dollars are used to calculate the price.
UK Embassy In Ghana Visitor Visa Fees For Ghanaians 2022
Price may change depending on some factors. Always visit the UK Visa Website for update before you start your process.
|Visit Visa Fees for 6 months||GH₵665 (US$124, £95)|
|2 Year Visit Visa Cost||GH₵2,525 (US$470, £361)|
|5 Year Visit Visa||GH₵6,116 (US$853, £655)|
|10 Year UK Visa Fees||GH₵7,287 (US$1070, £822)|
|Visiting Academic – more than 6 months but no more than 12 months||GH₵1,325 (US$247, £190)|
|Private Medical Treatment – more than 6 months but not more than 11 months||GH₵1,325 (US$247, £190)|
|Marriage Visitor Visa||GH₵665 (US$124, £95)|
|UK Permitted Paid Engagement Visa 30 days||GH₵665 (US$124, £95)|
|Chinese Tour Group (ADS)||GH₵665 (US$124, £95)|
|Short-Term Study (up to 6 months) for adult and child||US$126, £97|
|Short Term Student studying English language for more than 6 months but not more than 11 months||US$242, £186|
|Parent of a Tier 4 child visa (up to 12 months)||GH₵3,608 (US$672, £516)|
|Direct Airside Transit (DATV)||GH₵242 (US$46, £35)|
|Visitor in Transit visa||GH₵445 (US$83, £64)|
|Visit purpose of joining a ship or aircraft as a member of crew of that ship or aircraft (fee also applicable to the Isle of Man)||GH₵445 (US$83, £64)|